Shailesh Kumar, National Defence
New Delhi, 12 February 2019
A MiG-27 aircraft airborne for a training mission from Jaisalmer crashed at around 1810 hrs near #Pokhran Range. Pilot ejected safely. A Court of Inquiry will investigate the cause of the accident. @IAF_MCC, #MiG27Crash, #IAFFighterCrash, #MilitaryAviation, #FighterCrash, #IAF
Shailesh Kumar is an independent journalist with over 15 years of experience in crime, political and defence reporting for leading media brands including Star News, India TV and NewsX. He is the founder editor of defence and security news portal, National Defence.